STINKING STONES AND ROCKS OF GOLD: Phosphate Industry - a BDC@ St. Helena Branch
The Beaufort District Collection, Beaufort County Historical Society, and Coastal Discovery Museum co-sponsor the lectures by Dr. Shepherd McKinley of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte about phosphate mining in South Carolina and its long-term impact on the course of Southern industry after the Civil War. The lecture is free and open to anyone interested in attending.
There is an optional Debbi Covington prepared lunch available through the Beaufort County Historical Society for a fee. Contact Linda at Hoffmaks@earthlink.net to make your lunch reservation.